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Master Gardener
Applications

Applications for the 2015 Chowan, Gates & Perquimans County Extension Master Gardener Program are currently being accepted. Training begins September 15 and continues every Tuesday from 3pm to 6pm for 14 weeks at the Agriculture Center in Edenton. The fee is $85. Apply online at go.ncsu.edu/cgpemgapplication . About the program – Under the guidance of Extension agents, Master Gardener volunteers complete a 40 hour training program, pass an examination, and complete a 40 hour internship. For more information about the program, contact area coordinator, Katy Shook, at (252) 482-6585or kgshook@ncsu.edu

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Master Gardener
Applications

Applications for the 2015 Chowan, Gates & Perquimans County Extension Master Gardener Program are currently being accepted. Training begins September 15 and continues every Tuesday from 3pm to 6pm for 14 weeks at the Agriculture Center in Edenton. The fee is $85. Apply online at go.ncsu.edu/cgpemgapplication . About the program – Under the guidance of Extension agents, Master Gardener volunteers complete a 40 hour training program, pass an examination, and complete a 40 hour internship. For more information about the program, contact area coordinator, Katy Shook, at (252) 482-6585or kgshook@ncsu.edu

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4-H Summer Blast
Registration

Chowan County 4-H presents… Summer Blast 2015 What is Summer Blast? Summer Blast includes programs for youth ages 5-18 & is provided Chowan County 4-H & Cooperative Extension.  Each class is designed to be fun, educational, and a hands-on learning experience.  Classes are set up by age range, and we ask youth to register for classes based upon their current age as of registering for Summer Blast. Registration Packet & Information Please review and complete all necessary paperwork! Registration will not be complete until ALL forms and fees are received. Summer Blast Schedule Registration Form **4-H Enrollment Packet** (only needed for overnight events) For more information, please contact Beth Stanley, 4-H Agent

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SHIIP Counseling
Sessions

On the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month.  Chowan County SHIIP Coordinator, Gail Spiewak will hold counseling sessions.  Please call for appointment, 482-6585.

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Food Processing and Manufacturing Initiative

Food Processing and
Manufacturing Initiative

NC food processing and manufacturing initiative feasiblity study released The agricultural resources, industrial capacity and research innovation assets present in North Carolina create opportunities to catalyze development of value-added food processing and manufacturing businesses, according to a joint NC State-NCDA&CS economic feasibity study released Jan. 12. One page summary of the Initiative View the Full Report

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Master Gardener of the Year Awarded, Volunteers Recognized

North Carolina Cooperative Extension recently recognized 75 local volunteers as newly or re-certified Extension Master Gardeners at the 2014 Chowan Gates & Perquimans County Extension Master Gardener Banquet. The recognitions follow completion of MORE »

Become A Master Gardener! popular

Applications for the 2015 Chowan, Gates & Perquimans County Extension Master Gardener Program will be accepted beginning July 1. Training begins September 15 and continues every Tuesday from 3pm to 6pm for 14 MORE »

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August 10-11/2015 Vermiculture Conference. popular

Field Trip! We’ll see continuous-flow reactors, worm bin systems, monitoring equipment, composting units, and more! Details and registration are on the conference website http://www.bae.ncsu.edu/workshops/worm_conference More speakers will be added so check MORE » – from   Gardening

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It’s spring and those pests are back. Stay informed through the Pest News and Pest Alerts written and posted by our NC Cooperative Extension Specialists. This article is to invite you to sign up for MORE »

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EVENTS View All
Ask A Master Gardener HelplineTue Jul 7, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
730 N Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932, USA
— 3 days away
SHIIP Medicare CounselingTue Jul 14, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Chowan County Extension Office, 730 N Granville St, Ste A, Edenton, NC 27932
— 1 week away
T-shirt Quilt Adult Sewing ClassTue Jul 21, 2015
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
Chowan County Ag Center Conference Room
— 2 weeks away
T-shirt Quilt Adult Sewing ClassWed Jul 22, 2015
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
Chowan County Ag Center Conference Room
— 3 weeks away
SHIIP Medicare CounselingTue Jul 28, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Chowan County Extension Center 730 N Granville St. Ste A, Edenton, NC 27932
— 3 weeks away
T-shirt Quilt Adult Sewing ClassTue Jul 28, 2015
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
Chowan County Ag Center Conference Room
— 3 weeks away
T-shirt Quilt Adult Sewing ClassWed Jul 29, 2015
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Where:
Chowan County Ag Center Conference Room
— 4 weeks away
4-H CampSun Aug 2 - Fri Aug 7, 2015 - ALL DAY Where:
Betsy-Jeff Penn 4-H Educational Center, 804 Cedar Lane, Reidsville, NC 27320, United States
— 4 weeks away
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